Join Voices Bend for a St. Patrick's night of sound and vision, AKA "music in its absolute sovereignty."
Sutekh Hexen: Ambient black metal and "sheer surface radiant noise." http://pitchfork.com/features/the-out-door/8766-regression-is-a-virtue/2/
Jon Porras (Barn Owl): Playing music from his upcoming solo LP, Black Mesa (Thrill Jockey), Porras' "dark minimalism unearths intersections between ambient and Americana." http://www.tinymixtapes.com/news/jon-porras-12-barn-owl-release-black-mesa-april-17-within-smeary-smoke-cloud-woods
Meridians: Solo finger-style guitar, voice, and electronics. Set against pulsing tape drones, these dark, hypnotic ballads shimmer with overtones and work in the tension between repetition and release. Live visuals by Steven Aldridge.
John Krausbauer (Portland's doom outfit, Tecumseh): Pushing the violin to its limits in a heavy psychedelia that, in the tradition of minimalism, unfolds sounds within sounds through sheer duration and volume.
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